San Diego, CA – Pedestrian Struck, Injured at F St & 24th StSan Diego Legal News
San Diego, CA (May 7, 2020) – Authorities in San Diego were called to the scene of a pedestrian accident on Thursday night, May 7th. The accident occurred at the intersection of F Street and 24th Street at around 6:58 p.m. There were reported injuries at the scene.
Local reports revealed that a pedestrian was hit by an oncoming vehicle while crossing at the intersection. The victim was reportedly traveling in a crosswalk at the time of the crash. The driver was cited for failure to yield to a pedestrian.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is currently in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
San Diego Pedestrian Crashes
Pedestrian fatalities are on the rise in California. There were 893 pedestrians killed in the state in 2018, a 26% increase from 2014. Across the country, a pedestrian is killed in a crash on average every 88 minutes.
Pedestrians are at a serious disadvantage when involved in a crash with a motor vehicle. Unlike those traveling in passenger cars, pedestrians have little protecting them from the full impact of an accident. A California pedestrian injury lawyer can help recover financial compensation for your injuries.
Few people expect to be seriously injured in a crash, but thousands are still injured each year. The Coastal Legal Center will fight to go get you the justice you deserve. Give our offices a call today at (619) 231- 0724 to discuss your case.
Notes: Outside news sources were used to create this post. Subsequently, the details of the accident have not been independently verified by our own staff. If you find any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us and we will correct the information or remove the post.
Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, Coastal Legal Center strives to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in San Diego. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.